Rebecca Lynn Howard Signs with BMI

Colton Entertainment’s Rebecca Lynn Howard recently joined the BMI family. A recording artist as well as a songwriter, Howard has had songs recorded by Reba McEntire, Patty Loveless, John Michael Montgomery, Trisha Yearwood and other headliners. Pictured are BMI’s Perry Howard and Rebecca Lynn Howard. (Photo by Drew Maynard )

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American Supergroup CMA Afterparty

Congratulations to Rebecca Lynn Howard for being chosen as a judge for the upcoming reality showAmerican Supergroup. Rebecca and some of the Colton Entertainment Team made their appearance at the American Supergroup CMA Afterparty!

Rebecca Lynn Howard writes with Jeff Barry!


Barry and Becca

Legendary songwriter and producer Jeff Barry was in Nashville recently, where he and artist/songwriter Rebecca Lynn Howard met for two day-long co-writing sessions at BMI. Often working with Phil Spector, Barry and former wife Ellie Greenwich composed classics including “Da Doo Ron Ron,” “Then He Kissed Me,” “Be My Baby,” “Do Wah Diddy Diddy,” “Chapel of Love,” “Leader of the Pack,” “River Deep-Mountain High” and many more. They produced and helped launch a young Neil Diamond and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year. On his own, Barry helmed boards for The Monkees, and penned Gary Stewart’s “Out of Hand.” Pictured (l-r): Rebecca Lynn Howard, BMI’s Perry Howard, and Jeff Barry. Photo by Drew Maynard.

Congratulations to Colton Entertainment songwriters Elisha Hoffman, Rebecca Lynn Howard, and Billy Falcon for 9 co-written cuts on New Medicine’s “Race You To The Bottom”

Elisha Hoffman, Rebecca Lynn Howard, and Billy Falcon have 9 cuts on the deluxe version of New Medicine’s Race You To The Bottom (Atlantic/Photofinish). Many of these songs are being considered for 2011 singles! New Medicine was on the Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival this past summer and are touring with Avenged Sevenfold, Stone Sour, and Hollywood Undead in 2011! The songs include:

It’s A War (Jake Scherer, Elisha Hoffman & Billy Falcon)
Never Heard (Jake Scherer, Elisha Hoffman)
Baby’s Gone (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
The Takeover (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
Little Sister (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
Sun Goes Down (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
Amen (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
Love You Now (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
We Are The Fire (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman)
Race You To The Bottom (Jake Scherer, Rebecca Lynn Howard & Elisha Hoffman, Matt Brady)

Del Castillo with Willie Nelson, Carlos Santana, and the Los Lonely Boys

“Claro Que Se Puede” for “Proyecto de Amor” (“project of love”) for Hermes Music Foundation Willie Nelson, Carlos Santana, Del Castillo & Los Lonely Boys are some of the artists featured on “Claro Que Se Puede,” a new pro-immigrant track to be released next month. The track will appear on “Proyecto de Amor” (“project of love”), a 13-track album produced by the Hermes Music Foundation and set for release this fall. Proceeds from the album’s sale will benefit the Hermes Music Foundation. The Hermes Music Foundation, which raises funds for children’s health programs in Mexico, will split the proceeds with Delores Huerta’s social justice and community organizing foundation.

The recordings were produced by Alberto Kreimerman and Rick del Castillo for a most important cause!!

Here are two of the videos for the project.
The official site for this cause is

Spanish version:

English Version with Willie Nelson: